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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Carnivora
Family: Eupleridae
Subfamily: Euplerinae
Genus: Eupleres
Doyère, 1835
Genus Eupleres range map.svg
Eupleres range

Eupleres is a genus of two species of mongoose-like euplerid mammal native to Madagascar. They are primarily terrestrial and consume mainly invertebrates.


Conservation status[edit]

The IUCN Red List lists E. goudotii as near-threatened,[2] while E. major has not yet been evaluated.


  1. ^ Error: Bad DOI specified: 10.1515/mamm.2010.018
  2. ^ Template:IUCN2008 Database entry includes a brief justification of why this species is of near threatened